Alex Reid (born Alexander Aristides Reid on 21 July 1975) Alex Reid was born on 21 July 1975. He is an English mixed martial artist, kick boxer and actor who used the nickname The Reidernator. Alex has fought for Cage Rage, BAMMA and UCMMA. Throughout his MMA career he has fought some of the most well known fighters, especially from the earlier days of the UFC, such as former welterweight champion Dave Menne and UFC 14 middleweight finalist Tony Fryklund, he has also faced Murilo 'Ninja' Rua, Tom Watson, Xavier Foupa-Pokam, Mark Weir and Jorge Rivera. In his spare time, Reid is a gym instructor. He also often 'MC's national BAMMA third-party events around the UK for MMA fighters in the BAMMA League.